Collection 707 - Booroorban Public School

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SA 707


Booroorban Public School


  • 1961-1981 (Creation)

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4 volumes

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(August 1883 - December 1981)

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In August 1883 Booroorban Public School was a Provisional School before combining half-time with Wanganella in February 1890 until October 1890. It became a 'stand alone' Provisional School from November 1890 until April 1894 and a House to House School from May 1894 until December 1894 before becoming half-time again with Wanganella from January 1895 until January 1897. In September 1898 until April 1913 it once again became a Provisional School before becoming a Public School in May 1913 until April 1937 and again in January 1961 until it closed in December 1981.

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Class rolls, library accession register, punishment book, register of admission and visitors' book.


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OPEN to public access (Access Direction No. 275 and 276).

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The reproducing and publishing of state archives is governed by the State Archives and Records Authority of NSW. More information

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